Brown announces a more than $230,000 investment in housing for homeless Northeast Ohio Veterans
(WASHINGTON D.C.) - "Even one homeless veteran is too many. Our veterans have earned our gratitude and we cannot stand by while some of them face life on the street,” Brown said. “The housing assistance provided through HUD-VASH is an important investment in ensuring that all northeast Ohio veterans have a place to call home.”
Through the HUD-VASH program, the below awardees will provide critical rental assistance while working in partnership with the Louis Stokes (Cleveland) VA Medical Center to provide case management and health services to homeless veterans. Click here for the whole story
A New Life in Two Months
Operation: 50 Beds is Restoring Hope and Renewing Lives
(PAINESVILLE, OH) – When Roserese Williams arrived at 25 Freedom Road in February, she didn’t know what to do.
Evicted from her home with her three teenaged children, Williams said by the time she reached
Families Moving Forward, she felt despair.
“I am bringing my kids into a shelter,” she recalled thinking, noting that even during the stay,
there were difficult moments. “My kids were in school, and they wouldn’t even catch the bus
because they didn’t want people to look and see that they were in the shelter. They saw other
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Brown calls for President-Elect Trump to follow through on campaign promise and renegotiate NAFTA
(CLEVELAND, OH) – U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) called on President-Elect Trump today to follow through on his campaign pledge to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) within his first 100 days in office. Brown stood in front of the Celebrezze Federal Building in Cleveland – where he joined protests against NAFTA when it was first introduced in the 90s – and said he intends to hold Trump accountable for making good on his promise and work with him to ensure a renegotiated deal puts Ohio jobs first. Click here for the whole story